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    • Mike
    • 16.07.06 | 09:17 (IDT)

    I am fed up with all this pathetic and weak bleating by the Lebanese that that are powerless to do anything by themselves. They have to start taking charge of their own country. For years they were comfortable with leaving the south of their country to a terrorist cancer called Hizbollah. Now they are amazed that somebody is calling them to account! Lebanon - independence comes at the price of being able to stand up for your rights. You have an army - send it to the South without further delay. Confront the Hizbullah militia if you have to. But make it clear that a nation has one army not two. Otherwise, continue to suffer the freezing of all your trade and tourism - and see how far that takes you.

    from the article: Lebanon and Hezbollah / Impotent Beirut gov't can't impose order
    First published 00:00 14.07.06 | Last updated 00:00 14.07.06
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